The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 19 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 24 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.96% 1.43% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.86% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 60 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 47.95% 42.86% 73.73%
Number of salaries quoted 94 25 176
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Python
Hertfordshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Python
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region.

Python Salary Trend in Stevenage

Python
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 32 (84.21%) UNIX
2 32 (84.21%) Degree
2 32 (84.21%) Computer Science
3 31 (81.58%) OO
4 28 (73.68%) C
4 28 (73.68%) C++
4 28 (73.68%) Multithreading
5 26 (68.42%) Java
6 21 (55.26%) C#
6 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
7 15 (39.47%) Scrum
8 13 (34.21%) PHP
9 12 (31.58%) Perl
9 12 (31.58%) Change Management
9 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 12 (31.58%) Project Planning
9 12 (31.58%) Subversion
10 11 (28.95%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) Android
11 8 (21.05%) IPv4
11 8 (21.05%) IPv6
11 8 (21.05%) Software Architecture
11 8 (21.05%) Android Development
12 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
12 5 (13.16%) HTML5
12 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
12 5 (13.16%) CSS
12 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
12 5 (13.16%) HTML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.05%) IPv4
2 8 (21.05%) IPv6
3 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
1 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
2 3 (7.89%) RSpec
2 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Software Engineer
2 20 (52.63%) Java Software Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (26.32%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 8 (21.05%) C Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Web Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
1 5 (13.16%) Ajax
1 5 (13.16%) HTML5
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) XHTML
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (84.21%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 32 (84.21%) UNIX
3 8 (21.05%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) OO
2 28 (73.68%) Multithreading
3 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
4 15 (39.47%) Scrum
5 12 (31.58%) Change Management
5 12 (31.58%) Project Planning
6 11 (28.95%) TDD
7 8 (21.05%) Software Architecture
7 8 (21.05%) Android Development
8 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.53%) Scalability Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.89%) MVC
10 3 (7.89%) UML
11 2 (5.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C
1 28 (73.68%) C++
2 26 (68.42%) Java
3 21 (55.26%) C#
4 13 (34.21%) PHP
5 12 (31.58%) Perl
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) Ruby
7 4 (10.53%) Tcl
8 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Agilent
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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